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Jun

Hello Sunshine, Goodbye Glare – Openness vs. Opacity

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Summer is high above us and before the scorching rays of the sun reach your windows in full blast mode, now is the time to make those changes in your window treatments that you swore you would do last August. Don’t forget that your bedroom is also angry at those streetlights at night that disturb peaceful sleep. I know our Continue Reading ...
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Feb

Cornices: Topping Your Windows For Centuries

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A window treatment cornice is essentially a horizontal box molding that is either a hard treatment made of carved wood or a soft treatment that is made of fabric. Cornices are a decorative addition to conceal window hardware and have been modernized for today’s style for a fresher flair if the more formal types of cornices do not complement your Continue Reading ...
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Sep

Picking the Right Blinds

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With so many options for window coverings, it can be difficult to pick the right one for your home or room. Each type of window treatment has it pluses and minuses. One type of window covering isn’t right for every type of window. It is important to understand which window treatment would work the best for the room that you Continue Reading ...
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Aug

Different Types of Blinds Explained

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Honeycomb Shades These shades are extremely flexible, making them a good choice for windows of nonstandard shapes. The combs give this product their distinctive look but they also trap air, which makes these shades both sound and thermal insulators.  Honeycomb shades can be installed vertically or horizontally, because they are lightweight. Honeycomb blinds also offer varying levels of light control. Continue Reading ...
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Apr

Window Treatment Basics

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‘Window treatments’ and ‘window coverings’ are both commonly used terms, so what’s the difference? Both are used somewhat interchangeably to refer to things you’d put on a window, however there is a difference. Window treatments almost exclusively refer to drapes, blinds and shades that go inside a home and that also have a decorative element. Window coverings could include shutters, Continue Reading ...
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Feb

Shades vs. Blinds: What Is The Difference?

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As a designer, I get asked this question a lot. “What’s the difference between blinds and shades? Aren’t they the same thing?” Many people use the words blinds and shades interchangeably and regionally, some people use just one word or the other. ...
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Feb

Brands

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Blindsgalore carries a great selection of window treatments from these industry-leading brands: Bali Bali is a brand of Springs Window Fashions which has been providing beautiful, quality window treatments to customers around the world for over 70 years. Bali products are designed to help do-it-yourselfers find the perfect window treatments for their unique style. Bali is committed to being a Continue Reading ...